Character  &  Context

The Science of Who We Are and How We Relate
Editors: Mark Leary, Shira Gabriel, Brett Pelham
Jun 08, 2018

Psychology News Round-Up: ICYMI June 8, 2018

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This week's roundup features the latest on personality and health behaviors Recently in the news, written a post, or have selections you'd like us to consider? Email us, use the hashtag #SPSPblog, or tweet us directly @spspnews.
 

On the Blogs

Leah Schumacher on attitudes and health behavior.
 
How Self-Compassion Can Fight Perfectionism via Brain Blogger
Nicholas Hobson covers research on behavior, motivation, and dealing with "high standards."
 
 

From the SPSP News Center

When narcissistic individuals are able to imagine themselves in a victim’s situation, they are more likely to donate to charity, according to new research published in Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin.
 

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Why is this blog called Character & Context?

Everything that people think, feel, and do is affected by some combination of their personal characteristics and features of the social context they are in at the time. Character & Context explores the latest insights about human behavior from research in personality and social psychology, the scientific field that studies the causes of everyday behaviors.  

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